ARTISTRY. ORIGINALITY. EXCELLENCE.

The IMAs honor the year’s most exceptional & artistically daring projects from self-released and indie label talent from around the globe. And connects them to new performance, promotion, distribution and fans.

16th IMA Nominees Just Announced – CLICK HERE

THE ANNUAL CEREMONY AT LINCOLN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS CELEBRATES ALL NOMINATED ARTISTS WITH PERFORMANCES AND AWARDS
IN 96 MUSIC, VIDEO, PHOTOGRAPHY & DESIGN CATEGORIES.

Sofia Rei
The Mudhowlers
Seth Glier
Camilla Meza
Alternate Routes
Fiona Joy

THE IMAs BY THE NUMBERS…

400 NomineesIMAs
96 AwardsIMAs
94 NationsIMAs
100+ JudgesIMAs

One Amazing Celebration!

All styles of self-released and indie label projects are eligible for IMA honors.
Winners selected by iconic artists, fans, and industry.

Final Submission Deadline: 11.30.17

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